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Marion Scott Gallery

Surreal, dream-like, spiritual and shrewdly insightful are descriptions that come to mind when viewing Inuit artist Shuvinai Ashoona’s work. more

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Itee Pootoogook, "Calm Water, This Guy is Ready for Hunting," 2013

Courtesy Marion Scott Gallery

The image is classic Itee Pootoogook: A bleak northern landscape meticulously sketched in graphite behind a curiously cropped coloured pencil image of a man holding a rope to what appears to be a boat. more

HISTORICAL ART & AUCTIONS

With their expansive energy and expressive brushwork, Vicky Marshall’s paintings are raw and delicious. It’s a style that made her part of the influential "Young Romantics" show in 1985 at the Vancouver Art Gallery... more

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Among the most scenic corners of Canada, the northwest coast of British Columbia, where the city of Prince Rupert occupies a series of forested hills at the mouth of the Skeena River, presents an endless supply of inspiration for a painter. more

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The art shows and catalogues circulated by the West Baffin Island Co-op over the last 50 years have been crucial to the development of southerners’ general comprehension of Inuit Art, even now when they include less traditional, more innovative works more

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Douglas Banks, a mining engineer and executive in Toronto, collected Inuit art for several summers in the late 1940s and early 1950s while working on the Belcher Islands in southeastern Hudson Bay. more

HISTORICAL ART & AUCTIONS